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Welcome to We have created an exciting new online community for surgeons and trainees to help keep up to date with the latest journal releases, where we encourage the sharing of knowledge, social networking and supporting each other. The site is packed with useful information, has many novel features and is a go-to hub… Read More »

MedShr – HEE Medical Education Fellow

MedShr – HEE Medical Education Fellows Two Posts – One Year Appointment Desirable: Clinical interest in Cardiology, Orthopaedics, Dermatology or Oncology MedShr is looking for motivated and enthusiastic junior doctors to join the team as Education Fellows to work in collaboration with Health Education England to develop this exciting technology as a tool for formal… Read More »

HIP TEACHING! West Suffolk Hospital 9th November 2017

  FRCS Hip Preparation Day Thursday 9th November West Suffolk Hospital Post Graduate Education Centre Registration from 8.30-9 (coffee will be available!!) Convenor: Mr Parsons Please find the agenda HERE Pre reading: Tribology, principles of primary hip replacements, principles of revision surgery ***+ Evening meal at the Bushel Hotel*** See menu + Festive options        … Read More »

Spine Teaching 13th October 2017

Unlucky for some but lucky for us………we have SPINE teaching in Norwich on Friday 13th of October, BOB CHAMPION BUILDING NNUH, registration from 8.30 Mr Lutchman has kindly asked: ‘I expect the trainees to have read up on the topics for CBD’s. This will not be didactic but a case based discussion so I expect… Read More »

Out of programme application update

Thinking of an OOPE, OOPT or and OOPR?? HEE have come up with some new rules and HEEOE have given some suggestions on how you go about it all………..Ross has very kindly put together some suggestions: Applying for OOPT (training), OOPE (experience), OOPR (research) The below is for OOPT and this is the hardest to… Read More »

FRCS Preparation shoulder and Elbow course

**NEW INFORMATION**   Roll up, Roll up to the first teaching session of the new academic year! Tuesday 22nd August **NEW TIME** 08.30- 5pm 2nd Floor Deakin Centre, Addenbrookes hospital   **NEW PRE COURSE READING** Pre course reading: Basic sciences:  RNOH Stanmore Guide to Basic Sciences Chapter 6, 8, 11, 12 & 22. Papers:… Read More »

The Elbow Study

Paediatric medial epicondyle fracture management: A national audit. Dear All, Any chance you complete lots of audits of medial epicondyle fracture management to be done in the hospitals around your area – please! This is necessary to get the numbers required to justify the RCT that NIHR have announced funding for. I have attached the proforma that about… Read More »

ST3 Orthopaedic anatomy course

EAST OF ENGLAND ST3’S…………… INTERESTED IN AN ANATOMY COURSE? This year’s course is now full. Details of future courses will be posted here when they become available! Mr Loveday is running a brilliantly received cadaveric orthopaedic anatomy course for ST3s in the region. It’s FREE and available on a first come first served basis for… Read More »